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#10: 12-22-2012, 10:22 AM
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Originally Posted by monkeyposeur View Post
I would get a boost leak test done at a good tuning shop. I just built one out of PVC connections and some high pressure hose. It connects to my bicycle pump. I haven't tried it out yet. I'll get the pressre up and listen for leaks, as well as spray soapy water on the connections. If I see bubbles I know where the leak is.

If your car is like my SS, you should already have a boost control solenoid so you don't need to install another boost controller. You could install a manual boost controller but you have to be careful and not up the boost too much and blow up your engine.
well said, if you have an ebcs, the computer will control boost for you. Bad things happen if your not sure about what your doing, and judging by mod list the car should have been tuned when you got it. Sounds like a boost leak to me.